Withnell

Climbs 43 – Rocktype Grit (quarried) – Altitude 100m a.s.l – Faces N

Crag features
Routes up to 20m. Some seepage and green after rain, sheltered. Very quiet, good quality rock [Paul Robins]

Access notes
No access problems.

Located to the north of refuse workings on hill opposite Brinscall.
Read more... Regional Access notes are available from the BMC.

Guidebooks
Lancashire Rock (1999)

Climbs at this crag

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 Climb nameGrade
1HookwormHS 4b 3
2StrangleHS 4b 1
3TangleHVS 5a 1
4WangleHS 4b 6
5Criminal NeglectHVS 5a *1
6DangleE1 5c  
7MangleHVS 5a *1
8GafferVS 4c 6
9Mare, MarieE1 5b **1
10Arete-ToiS 4a *5
11Weezy WonkVD 3
12ScrabbleVD 3
13BlinkersHVS 5a *3
14Old Granny GlassS 4a 2
15The Evil FencepostVS 4c 1
16Withnell AreteD  
17Factory GateE1 5b 1
18The Factory SyndicateE1 5c 1
19Lock OutVS 4c 1
20Exercise OneS 4a 2
21NoveltyE2 5c  
22Crack 'n' UpHVS 5b  
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Couldn't get in here today, the quarry has been reopened for business according to the locals for the last 12 months apparently
Ovees - 23/May/10
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These details were last updated on 21/Mar/2011

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